| Jun 23, 2013
| 8:16 PM
For Martin Truex Jr., a welcome oasis called Sonoma Raceway at long last ended one of the longest droughts in NASCAR racing.
With a convincing victory in Sunday’s Toyota Save Mart 350, Truex ended a winless streak of 218 races dating to June 4,...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 9:27 AM
As Chris Heim continues to race and win on the short tracks of Western Kansas, he dreams of something more.
"My goal is to get as far as I possibly can you know," Heim said. "Everybody's goal has got to be NASCAR I'd think. But it's hard to get there....
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Danica Patrick's former boss, Dale Earnhardt Jr., is coming to her defense as analyst Kyle Petty continues to criticize her driving ability.
Petty, like many people, is critical of the hype Patrick gets compared with her accomplishments on the track....
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Kyle Petty continues to doubt Danica Patrick's future as a NASCAR driver.
During a Thursday night appearance on SPEED's "Race Hub" program, the former driver and current TV analyst said Patrick is more of a marketing machine than a race car driver...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Here we go again.
The debate about whether the hype surrounding Danica Patrick outweighs her skill as a race-car driver has lingered in the background ever since she reached racing's big leagues several years ago.
Yet as Patrick, 32, muddles through...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Where did the famous and semi-famous spend New Year's Eve in the Chicago area?
NASCAR driver Danica Patrick dined New Year's Eve at the newly opened Baume & Brix in the River North neighborhood before heading nearby to The Grid. "Cooler Than Me"...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Danica Patrick says she does not plan to race in this year's Indianapolis 500 because she wants to concentrate on her first full-time season in NASCAR's Sprint Cup series.
Patrick also skipped the Indy 500 last year, instead running in the Coca-Cola...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Photojournalists, in the course of the careers, can attend hundreds of press conferences. Most of them are pretty dull with a person talking at a microphone and if one is lucky, there’s an interesting background.
But sometimes you have a subject...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 12:16 PM
I get it. It's Danica Patrick. She is the a female in a male dominated story. Every time she does something it's a story. Her story is almost always "groundbreaking" and yes it's never ending.
That being said, she is making the move up to the Sprint...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Yes, Danica Patrick will run her first full season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this year. No, Patrick won't compete in the Indianapolis 500 in 2013, as she reiterated for the umpteenth time during Monday's Stewart-Haas Racing stop on the NASCAR Sprint...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 12:33 PM
It's a good thing Jennifer Hudson was already in the Christmas spirit Tuesday at her "A Hudson Holiday" party at the House of Blues, because the Oscar-winning actress and Grammy-winning singer will need it for the next few months.
Hudson was recently...